The DEC has known for some time that they were going to be sued over their comic opera mishandling of the fracking regulations. And now, Team Slottje have
laid out the why and how of that. As Paul Gallay of Riverkeeper, a
former DEC employee, neatly summarized at the Assembly hearing
yesterday, the DEC’s mismanagement of the proposed fracking regulations
has been the worst procedural mess in the agency’s history. So they set
themselves up – to get sued. Now largely a matter of determining where Doc Martens and his lawyers are hunkered down....